The '''City of New York''', often called '''New York City,''' '''New York''', or simply '''The City''', is the List of United States cities by population|most populous city
in the United States
Located at the southern tip of the U.S. state|state
of New York (state)|New York
, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area
, one of the most populous urban agglomeration
s in the world.
With a U.S. Census Bureau
-estimated 2015 population of 8,550,405
distributed over a land area of just ,
New York is also the List of United States cities by population density|most densely populated
major city in the United States.
A global city|global power...